| Nov 9, 2013
| 4:44 PM
Tactical officer Jason Schneider, who was fatally shot when police entered a Catonsville house in August, has been named police officer of the year by the County Seal Democratic Club of Baltimore County.
The 13-year veteran of the department was...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 8:26 AM
Baltimore police have reassigned a supervisor who oversaw a Baltimore police unit tied to the in-custody death of Tyrone West and a vehicle pursuit that turned fatal, the department confirmed.
Lt. Eric Kowalcyzk, a police spokesman, said that the...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 4:45 AM
Priya DasSarma's childhood memories of celebrating Diwali in India are bright and happy, filled with firecrackers, lanterns and many, many sweets.
The Ellicott City resident's family moved around when she was a child, bouncing between India, Europe...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 8:50 AM
Every now and again, Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot will dash off a Certificate of Recognition for a meritorious Maryland business.
Today, Franchot is scheduled to stop by Koco's Pub up on Harford Road where he'll be presenting one of those...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 6:40 AM
The outer loop of Interstate 695 at Southeast Boulevard in Essex was reopened shortly at about 9:20 a.m. Monday following the early morning vehicle collision with a Maryland State Police patrol car on the side of the roadway.
Meanwhile, the trooper...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Chuck Ritz and his volunteers found the ground rock-hard as they began planting thousands of American flags along Putty Hill Road in Parkville to commemorate the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks.
Last year, the wooden stakes went into the...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 11:41 AM
Congratulations to the art students from the Parkville Senior Center's painting and drawing classes who were awarded prize ribbons in different media categories at the Maryland State Fair:
The winners are Linda Brown, first place for mixed media, and...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 3:43 PM
Sheriff's deputies and state police report:
Shannitta Nikkia Crapser, 26, of the 100 block of West Inca Street, was charged Tuesday with theft below $1,000.
Randy Bowens, 47, of the 900 block of Avon Drive, was charged Wednesday with...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 4:08 PM
A 36-year-old motorcyclist was killed early Friday after rear-ending a car on a Beltway off-ramp in Parkville, Baltimore County police said.
Police say Einar Enriquez Orta was leaving the westbound Beltway for North Harford Road when the motorcycle he...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 11:31 AM
A sedan being followed by police slammed into an SUV early Tuesday, killing three people in North Baltimore. The fiery scene sparked a frantic rescue effort and a lengthy investigation that shut down a busy intersection for hours.
| Sep 25, 2013
| 6:47 PM
The woman killed in a North Baltimore crash with a car being followed by police was on her way to the home of her pregnant daughter, who gave birth to a girl later that day, her family said.
Angel Chiwengo, 46, of Reisterstown was among three people...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 6:05 PM
Baltimore police are conducting a criminal investigation into whether officers followed orders to end their pursuit of a sedan before it was involved in a fatal crash this week, a police union attorney said Friday.
Michael Davey, the lawyer...